PROTECTING PERSONAL ASSETS AGAINST LIABILITY FOR BUSINESS DEBTS IN CALIFORNIA

Although no business owner ever wants to consider the likelihood of being sued for unpaid business debts, breach of contract, or damages caused by their employees, business activities, or the like, these events do happen. What’s more, if businesses do not plan properly, owners may become personally liable for the debts of the business. This [...]

By | 2019-05-24T08:45:33-08:00 May 3rd, 2019|Asset Protection, Business Formation, Business Law, Business Litigation, Civil Litigation, Commercial Law, Commercial Ligitation, Corporate Compliance, Corporate Law, Financial, Uncategorized|Comments Off on PROTECTING PERSONAL ASSETS AGAINST LIABILITY FOR BUSINESS DEBTS IN CALIFORNIA

ISSUES OF FRAUD IN BUSINESS CONTRACTS

Contracts are the foundation that businesses, small or large, depend on daily to carry out their mission.  Most businesses exist by virtue of contracts, agreements of mutually dependent promises and obligations such as partnership agreements, articles of incorporation and shareholder agreements, limited liability operating agreements, service agreements, licensing agreements, and many others.  Businesses hire their [...]

By | 2019-05-22T12:08:03-08:00 April 26th, 2019|Business Contracts, Business Law, Business Litigation, Civil Litigation, Contract law, Contracts, Corporate Law|Comments Off on ISSUES OF FRAUD IN BUSINESS CONTRACTS

PARTNERSHIP DISPUTES AND HOW TO AVOID THEM

Our San Diego business lawyers have previously written about corporate governance and compliance issues and the many benefits to business owners of addressing their Company's corporate compliance.  In this article, we focus on another reason to engage in best practices when it comes to corporate governance—Partnership Disputes and How to Avoid Them. Many clients contact [...]

By | 2019-05-24T14:33:14-08:00 March 29th, 2019|Business Law, Business Litigation, Civil Litigation, Commercial Law, Commercial Ligitation, Contract law, Contracts, Corporate Law|Comments Off on PARTNERSHIP DISPUTES AND HOW TO AVOID THEM

Formation of Contracts in California

Introduction San Diego business law attorneys and litigation lawyers alike regularly deal with the law of contracts. Whether you are negotiating a contract or have hired a trial lawyer to pursue a breach of contract lawsuit, it is helpful to know some of the basic principles and laws governing contracts. In this article, we'll discuss [...]

By | 2019-05-24T14:36:58-08:00 March 20th, 2019|Business Contracts, Business Law, Business Litigation, Civil Litigation, Commercial Law, Contract law, Contracts|Comments Off on Formation of Contracts in California

Pitfalls to Avoid for Small Businesses, Non-profits and Start-ups in California

Many small business owners and non-profits are unaware that their organization may not have the legal right to enter into contracts, prosecute a lawsuit, or defend against a lawsuit if their business does not maintain a qualified status with the California Secretary of State’s office (SOS) or the Franchise Tax Board (FTB). Contracts entered into [...]

By | 2019-05-22T12:19:48-08:00 October 3rd, 2018|Asset Protection, Business Contracts, Business Formation, Business Law, Commercial Law, Contract law, Contracts, Corporate Compliance, Corporate Law, LLCs|Comments Off on Pitfalls to Avoid for Small Businesses, Non-profits and Start-ups in California